See the best that Marlborough offers, within easy reach of this French country styled accommodation

Your hosts at French Fields Bed and Breakfast Blenheim offer personalised tours and are happy to advise you on local attractions ..from fishing charters into the marvellous Marlborough Sounds to walking the Queen Charlotte track; From helicopter flights to a local winery for lunch to lazy sunset meanders down the Taylor river on our Marlborough River Queen there is much to see and do in this beautiful region at the top of the South Island

MARLBOROUGH SOUNDS

This is the gateway to this region if you travel into Picton on an Interisland ferry (20 minutes from French Fields Bed and Breakfast) Fishing trips. Boat charters, Water taxis, Day trips and guided tours all show case these Sounds Here too are thriving salmon and mussel farms supplying local shops and wineries.

OMAKA AVIATION HERITAGE CENTRE

- housing Peter Jackson's (Lord of the Rings) private collection, and featuring props created by the Oscar winning Weta Workshop team.

Located at Marlborough's Omaka Aerodrome, this Centre was established to provide a world-class destination for the appreciation of historic aircraft. For the opening exhibition in Stage One of Omaka, New Zealand's most respected cinematic and special effects craftsmen have created a dramatic aviation theatre in which original and full-scale replica WW1 aircraft - both static and flyable - are presented in all their glory. This museum has received International acclaim

MARLBOROUGH WINERIES

Of course we are spoilt for choice for world class wineries in Marlborough. Some of our favourites are BrancottHighfield EstateAllan ScottVilla MariaCloudy BaySt ClairSeresin and Wither Hills.

We look forward to discussing with you our recommendations for your visit

Please check French Fields (Blenheim) Bed and Breakfast Features page for details of our wines tours and other packages "Our lunch was superb"

MARLBOROUGH GOLF AT FAIRHALL

- 2 minutes from French Fields Boutique Accommodation Fairhall Golf Course -Blenheim's Marlborough Golf Club provides visitors with a superb 18-hole course right in the middle of the wine region. Combining magnificent views, hills, flat streams and ponds, this course has something for every golfer. Available is also 9 hole golf.

MARLBOROUGH DAY SPA

Pure Indulgence is easy to find at Marlborough Day Spa with a comprehensive selection of treatments. You are welcome to create your own package at this tranquil Spa in the wine village of Renwick 5 minutes from our French country B&B.

GARDEN MARLBOROUGH

Visit the finest gardens in the Marlborough region during this 5 day festival held when French Fields lavenders at our Bed and Breakfast are a picture. Hunters Garden Marlborough attracts national and International visitors each November.

MARLBOROUGH WINE FESTIVAL

showcases the very best of New Zealand wine, food and music and is held along the road from French Fields each February. .

GREEN SHELL MUSSEL CRUISE

Green Shell Mussel Cruise offer daily cruise departures over the summer season from the Havelock Marina. A wonderful cruise out in to the Pelorus and Kenepuru Sounds where you will visit a Greenshell Mussel Farm for the perfect wine and food match of fresh mussels served with a glass of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.

MARLBOROUGH TRAVEL

Marlborough Travel offers an extensive range of daily tours, both scheduled and private tours of the Marlborough wine region. Indulge with fabulous wine and food tours, explore with scenic tours, garden tours and arts tours. Experience the Marlborough Sounds with a cruise on our luxury launches.

Contact us at French Fields Marlborough Bed and Breakfast for further information and ideas.

Queen Charlotte Sound image courtesy of Destination MarlboroughFishing in the Marlborough Sounds - image courtesy of Destination MarlboroughOmake Heritage Aviation MuseumHighfield Winery - great tasting - image courtesy of Destination MarlboroughEnjoy marvellous Marlborough wines with lunch at a wineryMarlborough Golf Club at Fairhall - one minute awayHave a treat at Marlborough Day SpaHortensia House featured in Hunter's Garden Marlborough